News Story


Embezzlement Arrest
7/6/2015 3:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Embezzlement Arrest

Report Number:



Ojai, California

Date & Time:

July 2, 2015 / 8:30 am

Unit(s) Responsible:

Ojai Police Department

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (Party), (D)ecedent

City of Residence


(V) Ojai Unified School District

(A) Ladonna Fulcher


Ojai, Ca.




On June 30th, 2015, employees with the Ojai Unified School District discovered that the district had been the victim of embezzlement.  The Superintendent's office immediately notified the Ojai Police Department and an investigation was started.  The information provided by school district employees revealed that during the past two years approximately $60,000.00 had been embezzled from the school district by (A) Ladonna Fulcher. 


On July 2nd, 2015, Detectives from the Ojai Station arrested Fulcher for violating section 487(a) of the Penal Code / Grand Theft by Embezzlement. Fulcher was booked into the Pre-Trial Detention Facility and her bail was set at $10,000.00.


Prepared by:

Sgt. R. Harwood


News Release Date:

July 6, 2015


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Joe Mulrooney (805) 947-8075


Approved by:

Captain D. Kenney


Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).